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''[[Barbados]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Barbados_Vital_Records|Vital Records]]''  
 
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Civil registers of Barbados births begin in 1890, marriages in 1930, and deaths in 1925.<ref>Geraldine Lane, ''Tracing Ancestors in Barbados: A Practical Guide'' (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2006), 17-19.</ref> Before that time, this was an ecclesiastical responsibility, and records survive back to the 1600s, see [[Barbados Church Records|Barbados Church Records]].
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Civil registers of Barbados births begin in 1890, marriages in 1930, and deaths in 1925.<ref>Geraldine Lane, ''Tracing Ancestors in Barbados: A Practical Guide'' (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2006), 17-19.</ref>  
  
Vital records were sometimes recorded in newspapers, both at home and abroad, see [[Barbados Newspapers|Barbados Newspapers]].
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FamilySearch has acquired some of these records and has begun to digitise them:  
 
 
FamilySearch has created an index to various types of Barbados birth, marriage, and death records:  
 
  
 
*[[Barbados Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Barbados Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Barbados Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Barbados Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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{{Tip|For earlier records, try Barbados [[Barbados Church Records|Church Records]], [[Barbados Cemeteries|Cemeteries]], and [[Barbados Newspapers|Newspapers]].}}
  
 
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Revision as of 02:06, 6 August 2012

Barbados  Gotoarrow.png  Vital Records

Civil registers of Barbados births begin in 1890, marriages in 1930, and deaths in 1925.[1]

FamilySearch has acquired some of these records and has begun to digitise them:

References

  1. Geraldine Lane, Tracing Ancestors in Barbados: A Practical Guide (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2006), 17-19.